New Features in HELIOS PDF HandShake 2.1

“Create PDF Server” for Windows

“Create PDF Server” is the most automated PDF generation server solution. It is scalable from small networks to load-balanced enterprise PDF generation.

Supported Acrobat Distiller versions

  • Acrobat 4.0.5
  • Acrobat 5 

Supported Windows OS to run HELIOS “Create PDF Server”

  • Windows NT4 Workstation (SP 6)
  • Windows 2000 Professional
  • Windows XP Home / Professional 
Create PDF Server console window
Windows “Server Properties” dialog

PDF 1.3 shading support

PDF HandShake 2.0 already supports PDF 1.3 shadings for composite PostScript 3 output. The upcoming feature will support OPI layout images from PDF files containing PDF 1.3 shadings.

In-RIP separation for “pdfprint” and “PDF Internet Printing”

PDF HandShake 2.1 now offers in-RIP separation of composite PDF documents, when printing via HELIOS “pdfprint” or “PDF Internet Printing”.

Mac OS X & Mac OS 9 Acrobat Plug-In support

  • PDF HandShake Print plug-In
  • PDF HandShake “PlateControl” plug-In
  • PDF HandShake “Export for Imposition” plug-In